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Portlander Ursula K. Le Guin is Breathing Fire to Save American Literature

At 85, she may be Portland’s greatest writer. She may also be the fiercest.

  • By Taylor Clark
  • Published 07/20/2015
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Local Designer Adds Bestselling Sewing Author to Her Resume

Portland-based womenswear designer Alyson Clair publishes her first book this month—and it's already a top seller for sewing enthusiasts.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 05/29/2014
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New Book Explores Portland Food Cart Stories

Discover the history behind the city's most esteemed food carts from Portland-based food truck fan Steven Shomler in his new book.

  • By Brooke Bass
  • Published 04/22/2014
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Expanded Q&A: Jonathan Franzen

The award-winning novelist discusses fame, David Foster Wallace, birding, and his recent essay collection.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 01/08/2013
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Fertile Ground One-Liners

Next week, Fertile Ground Festival will present more than 60 performance works. We asked playwrights, "What’s your favorite line?" and they h...

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  • Published 01/12/2012
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TBA 2011: PNCA Students Describe Daisey

Edited by Claudia La Rocco.

  • By Claudia La Rocco
  • Published 09/19/2011

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Henry Rollins at Alberta Rose

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  • Published 03/31/2011
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Sarah Vowell at Bagdad

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  • Published 03/29/2011
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An evening with Portland Arts & Lectures

Novelist Pauls Toutonghi recounts last week’s Portland Arts & Lectures, which featured Elizabeth Strout and announced Oregon Book Award finalists.

  • By The Culturegang
  • Published 01/28/2011
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5 questions for: JON HART, an eater.shopper extraordinaire

The frequent eat.shop portland contributor gets candid about the culinary scene in the City of Roses and the City of Lights, and why he’s the guy to ga...

  • By Anna Sachse
  • Published 12/17/2010
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5 questions for: PAUL GERALD, a morning meal maestro

The author and breakfast buff banters about the second edition of his book, Breakfast in Bridgetown, and gives insider tips on where and what to eat now.

  • By Anna Sachse
  • Published 12/06/2010
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Portland Zine Symposium

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  • Published 08/27/2010
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Mary Roach Visits Portland!

The author of Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void, fittingly appears the same evening as the Perseid Meteor Shower.

  • By n/a n/a
  • Published 08/12/2010
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5 Questions with Brandon Seifert

On the cusp of Comic Con, the writer of Witch Doctor discusses his series’ new-found bargaining power.

  • By n/a n/a
  • Published 07/21/2010
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